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The Center for Media and Democracy , which has made nine separate open records requests for Pruitt's emails, said it will attempt to obtain all of the sought-after communications without exceptions. "Regulations ought to make things regular", he told the employees. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island said the day before the vote, referring to Republican-led investigations into Hillary Clinton's emails as secretary of state, before adding: "This is the wolf into the lambfold".
  • Mass Effect Andromeda will have more meaningful sidequests, according to Bioware

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    The game's creative director, Mac Walters, said to Xbox Magazine that the reason for the elimination of Paragon and Renegade was due to the exit of protagonist Commander Shepard, who has been with the franchise until " Mass Effect 3 ". "Stay tuned to the Mass Effect channels on Facebook and Twitter for all the latest information on multiplayer". What are your thoughts about the new sidequests inspiration for Mass Effect Andromeda? Based on their selected options, the team can encounter ...
  • Republican senators to Trump: Putin is not your friend

    Republican senators to Trump: Putin is not your friend

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    According to the news agency, the new American president needed to consult with aides when Putin raised the possibility of extending the New START agreement that came into force in 2010. To avoid such lapses in memory, presidents typically request an in-depth briefing from the National Security Council before dialing up world leaders.
  • S&P 500 Higher as Banks Drag on Dow Jones

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    The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 35.95 points, or 0.18 percent, to 20,054.34, the S&P 500 gained 1.59 points, or 0.07 percent, to 2,294.67 and the Nasdaq Composite added 8.24 points, or 0.15 percent, to 5,682.45. The Nasdaq is up 15.69 points, or 0.3 percent. Oil prices fell 0.5% as an increase in U.S. crude inventories and a slump in Chinese demand implied that global oil markets remain oversupplied despite Opec-led efforts to cut output.
  • Twitter Is Stopping Suspended Users From Making New Accounts

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    Micro-blogging site and global live communication platform, Twitter , has announced three massive changes in its safety features to ensure the security of account holders. 'We won't tolerate it and we're launching new efforts to stop it'. Instead of just suspending abusive accounts, Twitter will now identify the individuals behind those accounts and prevent them from simply creating new ones.
  • Investment Seeking Healthcare Stocks: Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL)

    Investment Seeking Healthcare Stocks: Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL)

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    Thus Surprise Factor was there with 2 percent. The company's growth for the past 5 years has been at 66.85 percent. Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ: GILD ) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November 1st. The Average Volume for the stock is measured as 9.7 Million. TMD & Associates Inc. now owns 51,919 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $4,108,000 after buying an additional 6,473 shares in the last quarter.
  • Kanye West Deletes Every Pro-Donald Trump Tweet From His Account

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    However, some argue that, politics aside, they're quite similar. " Kanye also deleted a tweet that simply read "#2024", which many people hypothesized was the rapper hinting that he'd possibly be running for office in the future. These include a ban on travelers to the United States from seven predominantly Muslim nations and Trump saying he will "send in the Feds" to "fix the awful "carnage" going on" in Chicago due to high crime rates.
  • Goa polls: Know why female voters are walking out with Teddy Bears

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    The RSS cadre in Goa will not vote for them. There is no news of any violence so far, voting is moving on smoothly. Sheila Dikshit was returned as the chief minister by Delhi voters with a higher majority in 2003. That means the SAD-BJP combine have a reason to worry. But another thing that put Goa a notch higher was that apart from higher voters' turnout, the state maintained its record of holding peaceful elections.
  • South Africa's Blitzboks down England for third World Rugby Sevens Series win

    South Africa's Blitzboks down England for third World Rugby Sevens Series win

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    We have a very good group of 12 where everyone contributes. Coach Tim Walsh made four changes to the starting line-up and the move paid dividends with three first-half tries for a 15-0 lead. The win reversed the defeat suffered by the All Black Sevens at the hands of Fiji in the quarter-finals of the Wellington Sevens a week ago. Iopu Iopu-Aso opened the scoring and when Regan Ware scored in the corner, it appeared New Zealand had capitalised on Fijian ill-discipline, which saw Vatemo ...
  • Ivanka Helped Sink Trump Order on Gay Rights

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    The draft executive order had circulated earlier this week before Ivanka and Kushner expressed a preference for releasing a statement , Politico reported . A draft executive order on LGBT rights that outlines how to roll back former President Barack Obama's protections and expand legal exemptions based on religious beliefs has been circulating among journalists and anxious progressive groups this week.
  • Vincent Viola, nominated to be Army Secretary, withdraws

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    He planned to transfer ownership of his business venutres to family members and put the hockey team's vice chairman in charge of operations, but the Military Times reported that arrangement did not meet Pentagon requirements. Vincent Viola , a billionaire U.S. veteran and Wall Street trader, accepted Mr Trump's offer to run his former armed service in December, but changed his mind following a report on his dealings.
  • A 'Lost Continent' Has Been Found Under the Island of Mauritius

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    The island of Mauritius , a tropical destination in the Indian Ocean due east of Madagascar, was the hub of a lost continent hundreds of millions of years ago, says new research. But this time, the zircons were found encased within trachyte rock 6-million-years-old. Sceptics have however‚ criticised the findings‚ with others arguing that the mineral could have separated from Mauritius by being blown by the wind or being carried on vehicle tyres of those treading on the island.